Two killed in Russian military rocket engine explosion

By Helene Fung, File Photo A rocket engine exploded during a test at a naval facility that tests intercontinental ballistic missiles for nuclear submarines in Nyonoksa in north-western Russia. Russia’s Defence Ministry said six servicemen and civilian engineers have been injured in the incident, and two of them later died of the injuries. The Ministry…

Argentina hunts for missing submarine

Argentina is searching for a submarine that is lost contact with on Wednesday, though it has not yet declared it lost. The San Juan, with a crew of 44, was returning to its base at Mar del Plata, 400km south of Buenos Aires, following a routine mission to Ushaia. “We have not been able to…